SECTION 258 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Sale of counterfeit Government stamp


Whoever sells, or offers for sale, any stamp which he knows or has reason to believe to be a counterfeit of any stamp issued by Government for the purpose of revenue, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine.

Offence : Sale of counterfeit Government stamp

Punishment : 7 Years + Fine

Cognizance : Cognizable

Bail : Non-Bailable

Triable : Magistrate First Class

FAQ's on IPC Section 258

What offence is defined under IPC 258?

IPC 258 Offence: Sale of counterfeit Government stamp.

What is the punishment for IPC 258 Case?

The punishment for IPC 258 is 7 Years + Fine.

Is IPC 258 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 258 is a Cognizable.

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Is IPC 258 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 258 is a Non-Bailable offence.

In what court can IPC 258 be tried?

IPC 258 is tried in the court of Magistrate First Class.

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